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Category Archives: Parenting

  • Modern Motherhood: Attitudes of Australian mums of younger kids

    • December 19, 2016
    • Neer Korn

    Our latest study, Mums of Young Ones: Understanding Modern Motherhood looks at the attitudes, behaviour, stresses and joys of Australian mothers with young children. While much has changed when it comes to priorities and lifestyle, many things have not.

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  • Modern parenting: From “self-esteem” to “resilience”

    • April 2, 2015
    • Neer Korn

    Parents of tweens and teens often lament about the language and tone their kids use when speaking to them. That they would never have dreamt of addressing their own parents in such a forthright manner. It should be no surprise really that today’s tweens and teens are so outspoken. Throughout their lives they’ve been encouraged to assert themselves. The mantra of their parents has all been about instilling “self-esteem”. What is lacking in their lives, however, is resilience.

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